Henry Fuller

18 August 1849–
Wivelsfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry

When Henry Fuller was born on 18 August 1849, in Wivelsfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Fuller, was 35 and his mother, Sarah Henty, was 36. He married Eliza Bryant on 4 September 1875, in Croydon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Croydon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom for about 58 years.

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Henry Fuller
Eliza Bryant
Marriage: 4 September 1875

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    Eliza Bryant


4 September 1875
Croydon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 5

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 31

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 35

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a dresser of cloth, Old English fullere (from Latin fullo, with the addition of the English agent suffix). The Middle English successor of this word had also been reinforced by Old French fouleor, foleur, of similar origin. The work of the fuller was to scour and thicken the raw cloth by beating and trampling it in water. This surname is found mostly in southeast England and East Anglia. See also Tucker and Walker .2 In a few cases the name may be of German origin with the same form and meaning as 1 (from Latin fullare).3 Americanized version of French Fournier .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Henry Fuller in household of James Fuller, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Henry Fuller in household of James Fuller, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Henry Fuller, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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